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NHL Three Stars: Svedberg earns first shutout; Schwartz nets tr…

NHL Three Stars: Svedberg earns first shutout; Schwartz nets trick vs. Coyotes

yahoo.com Updated Oct 19 (yesterday)
Hey, it's Vincent Vega! No. 1 Star: Niclas Svedberg, Boston Bruins A 32-save night helped Svedberg to record his first career NHL shutout during a 4-0 victory over the Buffalo Sabres. The Bruins netminder was making his third career start, giving Tuukka…
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  • Svedberg makes 32 saves in 1st NHL shutout, Bruins top Sabres 4…

    Svedberg makes 32 saves in 1st NHL shutout, Bruins top Sabres 4-0

    NHL.com Oct 18 (yesterday)
    BUFFALO, N.Y. - Niklas Svedberg made 32 saves in his first NHL shutout, and the Boston Bruins beat the Buffalo Sabres 4-0 on Saturday night. It was just the third career start for Svedberg, who replaced Tuukka Rask in the third period of Bost...
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  • Sabres make No. 2 pick Sam Reinhart a healthy scratch against B…

    Sabres make No. 2 pick Sam Reinhart a healthy scratch against Bruins

    NHL.com Oct 18 (yesterday)
    BUFFALO, N.Y. - Sam Reinhart's next step in his NHL progression is a trip to the press box as a healthy scratch. The No. 2 overall pick in June's draft played in the Buffalo Sabres' first five games and did not register a point. Not in the li...
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  • Rumor Roundup: Myers, Staal could be moved for the right price

    Rumor Roundup: Myers, Staal could be moved for the right price

    thehockeynews.com Oct 18 (yesterday)
    The respective trade statuses of Carolina Hurricanes captain Eric Staal and Buffalo Sabres defenseman Tyler Myers remain hot topics in the NHL rumor mill. In today’s salary cap era, it’s unusual to see two such notable players mentioned this early in th…
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  • NHL Capsules: BUFFALO, N.Y. - Roberto Luongo stopped 26 shots f…

    NHL Capsules: BUFFALO, N.Y. - Roberto Luongo stopped 26 shots f…

    NHL.com ESPN.com Oct 18 (2 days ago)
    BUFFALO, N.Y. - Roberto Luongo stopped 26 shots for his 67th career shutout, leading the Florida Panthers to a 1-0 win over the Buffalo Sabres on Friday night for their first victory of the season. Luongo moved past Patrick Roy into sole poss...
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  • Ville Leino does not remember Buffalo fondly

    Ville Leino does not remember Buffalo fondly

    yahoo.com Oct 17 (3 days ago)
    Until his eventual comeback in the NHL, Ville Leino will live in infamy. To some he’s an epic bust, signing a 6-year, $27-million contract with the Buffalo Sabres and getting mercifully bought out from it this year. To others, he’s a victim of circumsta…
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  • Edmonton Oilers smoldering tire fire of a start: Read the revie…

    Edmonton Oilers smoldering tire fire of a start: Read the reviews

    yahoo.com Oct 16 (4 days ago)
    There are bad starts and then there’s what the Edmonton Oilers have done in the first four games of the 2014-15 season. No wins, three losses and one overtime loss. A goal differential of minus-12, which by comparison makes the Buffalo Sabres look like …
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  • Lululemon's Buffalo Store Taunts Fans With "Wide Right/No Goal"

    Lululemon's Buffalo Store Taunts Fans With "Wide Right/No Goal"

    deadspin.com Oct 15 (5 days ago)
    Being a Buffalo sports fan can be pretty depressing. The Bills are, at best, mediocre and remain the only franchise to lose four Super Bowls in a row while winning zero. The Sabres offer little relief, having also won zero championships and promising to…
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  • Rumor Roundup: Philadelphia Flyers shopping for blueline beast?

    Rumor Roundup: Philadelphia Flyers shopping for blueline beast?

    thehockeynews.com Oct 15 (5 days ago)
    The Philadelphia Flyers suffered a scare last week when defenseman Braydon Coburn was sidelined by a lower-body injury. It raised speculation they might go shopping for blueline help if the injury was long term, but it appears he could return to action …
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  • Foligno nets 2, Girgensons ends long shootout to lift Sabres ov…

    Foligno nets 2, Girgensons ends long shootout to lift Sabres over Hurricanes 4-3 for 1st win

    NHL.com Oct 15 (5 days ago)
    RALEIGH, N.C. - The Buffalo Sabres finished with the NHL's worst record last season by a large margin. At least this time, they won't be the last team to get a win. Marcus Foligno had two goals, Zemgus Girgensons scored on a backhand to end a...
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  • Foligno nets 2, Girgensons ends long shootout to lift Sabres ov…

    Foligno nets 2, Girgensons ends long shootout to lift Sabres over Hurricanes 4-3 for 1st win

    NHL.com Oct 14 (5 days ago)
    RALEIGH, N.C. - Marcus Foligno had two goals, Zemgus Girgensons scored on a backhand to end a long shootout, and the Buffalo Sabres beat the Carolina Hurricanes 4-3 Tuesday night for their first victory of the season. Girgensons was Buffalo's...
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  • Nolan: Next to Ducks, Sabres are pee wees

    Nolan: Next to Ducks, Sabres are pee wees

    ESPN.com Oct 14 (6 days ago)
    Sabres coach Ted Nolan's assessment of his team's performance in a loss to the Ducks: "Like an NHL team playing against a Pee Wee team"
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  • Buffalo to host third NHL draft, chosen for '16

    Buffalo to host third NHL draft, chosen for '16

    ESPN.com NHL.com thehockeynews.com Oct 13 (7 days ago)
    The Buffalo Sabres are already hosting the NHL's annual pre-draft scouting combine in each of the next two years. Now, it's adding the 2016 draft.
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  • Hurricanes' Staal, Dwyer out Tuesday vs. Sabres

    Hurricanes' Staal, Dwyer out Tuesday vs. Sabres

    NHL.com Oct 13 (7 days ago)
    Carolina Hurricanes captain Eric Staal and forward Patrick Dwyer will not play Tuesday against the Buffalo Sabres (7:30 p.m. ET, NBCSN), coach Bill Peters told the Hurricanes website Monday. Staal (upper body) and Dwyer (lower body) are day-to-...
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  • Ville Leino heads to Europe after signing with KHL's Medvescak …

    Ville Leino heads to Europe after signing with KHL's Medvescak Zagreb

    yahoo.com Oct 12
    After being bought out by the Buffalo Sabres in June and joining the Boston Bruins on a tryout contract last month, Ville Leino was hoping for a second life in the NHL. That came to an end when the cap-strapped team finally signed RFA's Reilly Smith and…
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  • Chicago Blackhawks score 4 in third, beat Buffalo Sabres 6-2 in…

    Chicago Blackhawks score 4 in third, beat Buffalo Sabres 6-2 in home opener

    NHL.com Oct 12
    CHICAGO - The Chicago Blackhawks had Brad Richards at second-line centre for much of training camp, and then coach Joel Quenneville returned Andrew Shaw to that role near the end of the preseason. Sure looks like a smart move right now. Sh...
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  • Video - Bruins Shut Out Sabres 00:48

    Bruins Shut Out Sabres

    Oct 18
    Niklas Svedberg recorded 32 saves in the Bruins' 4-0 win over the Sabres.
  • Video - Ducks Skate Past Sabres 00:47

    Ducks Skate Past Sabres

    Oct 13
    Rookie William Karlsson scored the first two goals of his career in the Ducks' 5-1 win over the Sabres.
  • Video - Late Surge Carries Blackhawks Over Sabres 00:36

    Late Surge Carries Blackhawks Over Sabres

    Oct 11
    The Blackhawks scored four unanswered goals in the third period to beat the Sabres 6-2.
  • Video - Players Make Their Hart Trophy Picks 00:55

    Players Make Their Hart Trophy Picks

    Sep 26
    Stars from the NHL make their preseason predictions for who will win the Hart Trophy.

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